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Summer Reading at the Old Post Office
Natalie, OPO | July 1, 2019
This summer, we invite you to join us in the TD Summer Reading Club, Old Post Office style! Public libraries across Canada participate in the biggest... Read More»
Flying under the Radar: Great Books You Don't Want to Miss
Phil, Queen's Square | July 1, 2019
Everyone knows the books with huge marketing budgets or the star-powered authors like James Patterson, Gillian Flynn, or David Baldacci. But there... Read More»
Image by Julia Nakanishi and Tony Kogan 2019
Phil, Queen's Sqaure | June 14, 2019
Common Waters is a community project that explores our relationship with water and provides a platform for us to discuss some of the most pressing... Read More»
Typewriter typing good bye
Jessica, Hespeler | June 1, 2019
Have you ever wondered what happens to a book, or a series, if the author dies before completing it?  Writing a book takes a long time, a series even... Read More»
women in superhero costume on pile of books
Phil, Queen's Square | June 1, 2019
If a novel can combine interesting characters without resorting to shock and clichés, distill life today (without being reductive), use language that... Read More»
Educated Audiobook Cover
Phil, Queen's Square | June 1, 2019
The Audie Award recognizes outstanding audiobooks and spoken-word entertainment. The Audies are picked by the Audio Publishers Association, the not-... Read More»
Indigenous Dress
Sarah, Queen's Square | May 31, 2019
June 21st is National Indigenous Peoples Day. This is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate the contributions and culture of First Nations, Metis... Read More»
girl reading on the grass
Idea Exchange | May 30, 2019
The Summer 2019 edition of the Idea Exchange Magazine is here! Read about How To By You, the new community led programs and workshops at Idea... Read More»
two dogs and an ipad
Idea Exchange | May 16, 2019
Nothing beats lounging around with a great magazine! The RB Digital App (formerly Zinio for Libraries) offers full colour copies of your favourite... Read More»
woman using libby on a tablet
Lucie, Queen's Square | May 1, 2019
An easier way to borrow eBooks and audiobooks! Libby, by OverDrive, is a free app available for Android, iOS, and Windows 10 devices that allows you... Read More»

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